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Journal of Korean Academy of psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing 2017;26(3):291-300.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.12934/jkpmhn.2017.26.3.291    Published online October 24, 2017.
Factors Affecting Problem Drinking in Korean College Women.
Jin Young Park, Sun Ah Kim, Sangeun Lee
1Graduate School, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea.
2College of Nursing · Mo-Im Kim Nursing Research Institute, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea. PSY0962@yuhs.ac
The aim of this study was to examine the level of problem drinking and assess factors that influence problem drinking in Korean college women. METHODS: The participants were 500 students who took part in a self-administered online survey. AUDIT, BDI-II, AES, PSS, and PES were included in the survey used in this study. Collected data were analyzed using descriptive statistic, t-test, ANOVA, Pearson correlation coefficient, and multiple regression with SPSS/WIN 23.0 program. RESULTS: The average score for AUDIT was 8.98±6.38 and the proportion of the problem drinking was 50.8%. Significant factors that influenced problem drinking were depression, alcohol expectations, age of first drink and family income. CONCLUSION: Findings from this study suggest that the need to develop nursing intervention programs for early prevention of excessive alcohol use and recovery for college women who have a drinking problem.
Key Words: Problem drinking; Women college student; Online survey


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